Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3072)

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Synopsis :

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[3.8.13-44.1.1.el7uek]
- auditsc: audit_krule mask accesses need bounds checking (Andy
Lutomirski) [Orabug: 19590596] {CVE-2014-3917}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-September/004420.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-September/004421.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77623 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67699

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3917

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